Elderly Day Care Centre Manager

We are recruiting for this role during this challenging time however our client is able to adhere to all policies related to Covid 19 to ensure the well-being of all their employees



We are recruiting for an experienced Elderly Day Care Centre Manager based in Leicester working for a small registered charity providing meals on wheels service and community hub facilities to the those in need. The charity predominately services the South Asian Community in Leicester and its surroundings, as the Centre Manager you will work Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm and you will report directly into the Operations Director



As the Elderly Day Care Centre Manager your overall responsibility for running, maintaining and developing the charity to support the local community




  • Understand and implement the aims and objectives of the charity

  • Assist the Director to review current provisions and strategy, and develop new services and/or expand and improve existing services

  • Supervises actions of the charity to continue to be financially viable and sustainable

  • Develop fundraising plans and events, and social media campaigns, and programs to attract and retain volunteers

  • Develop and maintain quality management systems

  • Provide regular internal reports and analysis on Centre service

  • Assist the Director in the development and implementation of all necessary policies, protocols and procedures in line with the legislative and regulatory requirements for the charity, and ensure that all staff work within such policies, protocols and procedures

  • Monitor the efficacy of such policies and procedures to ensure the charity complies with statutory regulations

  • Co-ordinate and manage robust staff rotas, workloads and provisions (including transport, chefs, cleaning etc.) to ensure optimal service without compromise

  • Create, maintain and utilise effective administrative systems in liaison with the Director

  • Positively manage staff and resources of the charity to achieve the best possible service delivery

  • Maintain the performance appraisal system including regular reviews and target setting for staff. Identify and provide training for all staff to support individual learning

  • Attend all required meetings (internal and external) as Centre Manager, taking the lead as and when required by the Director

  • Maintain effective and professional communication with customers, other members of the general public or collaborative organisations

  • Liaise with other charities and agencies as appropriate to support the local community



To be successful as the Day Care Centre Centre Manager we require the following



  • Experience as a Manager within this sector

  • Intermediate level with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PPT, Teams, Outlook) and Google Drive

  • Team player but works on own initiative

  • Tenacity to achieve results

  • "Continuous improvement" mentality and strives for excellence

  • Honest and acts with integrity

  • Respectful and embraces diversity

  • Learns from experience and share knowledge with others

  • Trustworthy and discreet

  • Excellent communication

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